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Capel Als

Capel Als is broadcaster Huw Edwards favourite chapel, and one of the most significant religious buildings in Wales.

Llanelli, Carmarthenshire

Opening times

We welcome visitors.
The church is open in daylight hours every day.

Address

Stepney Street
Llanelli
Carmarthenshire
SA15 3UP

It opened in 1780, the first Nonconformist place of worship in Llanelli. The interior is one of the best examples of exquisite, ornate chapel design anywhere in the United Kingdom. The crowning glory is the coved ceiling, decorated with an ornate combination of boarding and moulded plaster in squares and circles.

  • Spectacular stained glass

  • Social heritage stories

  • Glorious furnishings

  • Captivating architecture

  • Walkers & cyclists welcome

  • Space to secure your bike

  • Parking within 250m

  • On street parking at church

  • Level access to the main areas

  • Dog friendly

  • Accessible toilets nearby

  • Independent

Contact information

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